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Dog adopted by Maryland veterinarian that was shot in face

WHEATON, Md. (WJLA) – Ruby, a 9-month-old boxer mix puppy, has a new “leash” on life, after being shot in the face last week. The ...  Visit website

College Park Academy in Maryland gets approval to eliminate recess, end school day earlier

EDUCATION By The Associated Press August 29, 2014 - 06:25 am Decrease Increase Text size UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) - A Prince George's County charter school will end recess ...  Visit website

'Ghostbusters' to celebrate 30th anniversary with theatrical re-release of films

WASHINGTON (WJLA) – Who you gonna call? Continue reading For fans of the action-comedy "Ghostbusters," it’s time to party like it’s 1984. Movie theaters across the country ...  Visit website

New Retro stadium for Washington Redskins wants by Snyder

WASHINGTON (WJLA) – FedEx Field may no longer be home to the Washington Redskins, if team owner Dan Snyder gets his wish. ...  Visit website

Friends of the Capital Crescent Trail file lawsuit over proposed Purple Line route saying it endangers a protected species

COMMUTE August 27, 2014 - 06:21 am Decrease Increase Text size SILVER SPRING, Md. (WJLA) – A trail advocacy group has filed a federal lawsuit that alleges the ...  Visit website

Horseshoe Casino Baltimore opens in Maryland with long lines, packed crowd

BALTIMORE (AP/WJLA) - Baltimore celebrated the opening of the city's first casino as crowds lined the block and packed into the parking garage, eager to ...  Visit website

Fairfax County voter fraud under state investigation

VIRGINIA By The Associated Press August 27, 2014 - 06:49 am (Photo: Jay Westcott) Decrease Increase Text size RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Election officials say more than a dozen people ...  Visit website

NSA builds its own Google and provides data to dozens of government agencies with search engine

Documents provided by Edward Snowden reveal huge-scale programSpy agency hailed search engine, ICREACH, as landmark in US surveillancePurpose was to help government agents predict future threats to US Unlike ...  Visit website

Couple flown to Grenada in the Caribbean and not Granada in Spain lose $34,000 lawsuit against British Airways for ticket mix up

Dr. Edward Gamson and his partner thought they were going to Granada, SpainFlew from Washington DC to London for their connecting flight to SpainInstead realized ...  Visit website

Couple flown to Grenada in the Caribbean and not Granada in Spain lose $34,000 lawsuit against British Airways for ticket mix up

Dr. Edward Gamson and his partner thought they were going to Granada, SpainFlew from Washington DC to London for their connecting flight to SpainInstead realized ...  Visit website

Ride On officials investigate potential passenger privacy breach

FRIENDSHIP HEIGHTS, Md. (WJLA) - Is Montgomery County safely storing your child's confidential information? A local mother says, "No." Continue reading Bethesda resident Kathy Gambrell became troubled ...  Visit website

Emerald Ash Borers Invade Baltimore, Threaten Tree Population

Get Breaking News First Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning. Sign Up BALTIMORE (WJZ)–The arrival was feared and inevitable. And now an immensely destructive pest has ...  Visit website

Auto theft hits historic lows in DC, MD, VA

WASHINGTON (AP) - Crime statistics show auto theft is hitting historic lows throughout the mid-Atlantic region. ...  Visit website

Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, Baltimore mayor, says cops must be cautious with military equipment

MARYLAND By The Associated Press August 18, 2014 - 06:12 am (Photo: Associated Press) Decrease Increase Text size WASHINGTON (AP) - Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake says police have to be ...  Visit website

Ridemania Night

105.7 The Fan brings you “Ridemania Night” at the Maryland State Fair, presented by M&T Bank.  Click here and get your tickets to ride all ...  Visit website

The Maryland State Fair, presented by Toyota

The 133d Maryland State Fair presented by Toyota is a fun and educational destination complete with daily exhibits, presentations and entertainment that are sure to ...  Visit website

Successful Attorney In Baltimore Praises Perserverance

For more news and information about employment and education, visit Tiffany Franc is a successful female attorney in Baltimore who takes the bull by the horns and keeps riding till she ...  Visit website

Maryland to raise its minimum wage to $11.50

More workers in Maryland will get a boost in pay as a second county in the state has agreed to raise its minimum wage. The Prince ... Full story

Two stadium security guards fired for taking pictures with Tom Brady

If you're lucky enough to land a job that gets you into an NFL game for free, part of the deal is that you're not ... Full story

U.S. Judge Rejects Requests to Halt Maryland Gun Law

A federal judge on Tuesday rejected requests to suspend Maryland's new ban on the sale of assault rifles and to halt enforcement of a new ... Full story

Columbia Mall's Open-Air Addition to Open in November

The new 70,000-square-foot wing of The Mall in Columbia is scheduled to open in November along with two new retailers, according to a news release. Soma ... Full story

Man Fatally Shot in Northeast Baltimore

Homicide detectives are searching for a suspect who shot and killed a man in Northeast Baltimore late Tuesday night. Baltimore police officers responded to the 1500 ... Full story

Man Robbed of Shoes and Shorts in Annapolis

Annapolis Police say a man was robbed of his shoes, socks and shorts as part of an incident  Tuesday evening. The incident occurred at about 10:50 ... Full story

Lead Poisoning Cases Continue to Decline

The number of Maryland children poisoned by lead fell to a new low again last year, even as state officials expanded their effort to deal ... Full story

Making a Stand Against Common Core and Dull Non-Debates

A couple of reality points in the aftermath of the foolish arrest of Robert Small at that forum last week on the new Common Core ... Full story

Couple Resurrecting Timoniac Scaregrounds Attraction

This week, as in Halloween seasons of yore, a sinister, supernatural and mysteriously menacing traveling carnival — run by a character known as the Timoniac ... Full story

State university rated No. 1 party school by Playboy

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - Playboy magazine says the University of Virginia is America's top party school. The magazine's 2012 Top Party Schools list is featured in the ... Full story

TVA funds school construction

KINGSTON, Tenn. - A rural East Tennessee school system has wrapped up an ambitious school construction program, paid for by TVA after a disastrous coal ... Full story

Ex-housecleaner busted in $3M bust burglary

PHILADELPHIA - A rare bust of Benjamin Franklin worth $3 million has been recovered almost a month after it was stolen from a suburban Philadelphia ... Full story

Forty-four senators write Cuban president about Md. man imprisoned

WASHINGTON - Forty-four senators have written to Cuba's president to call for the release of a Maryland man imprisoned in Cuba for almost three years. The ... Full story

Horse That Won 1983 Preakness Dies

DARLINGTON, Md. (AP) - Horse-racing fans are mourning the death of Deputed Testamony, winner of the 1983 Preakness Stakes. The Baltimore Sun reports that the 32-year-old ... Full story

2 Carroll County Wineries Join Wine Festival

WESTMINSTER, Md. - A wine festival in Maryland will include two new wineries from Carroll County. The Carroll County Times reports the two wineries joining The ... Full story

Lady Gaga's Meat Dress to Be Shown in DC Museum

WASHINGTON - Lady Gaga's famous meat dress has made its way to Washington, along with Loretta Lynn's song about "The Pill" and other relics from ... Full story

Former UVA Lacrosse Player Seeks Leniency in Slaying

RICHMOND, Va. - Attorneys for a former University of Virginia lacrosse player convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend are asking a judge to reduce a jury's ... Full story

Man Commits Suicide After Shooting Girlfriend

ABERDEEN, Md. - Authorities say an Aberdeen man fatally shot himself after shooting and injuring his live-in girlfriend.   The Harford County Sheriff's Office says the 48-year-old ... Full story

Student Pleads Guilty in Vermont Car Accident

NORTHFIELD, Vt. - A former student from Vermont's Norwich University who police say was driving drunk when he crashed, killing a fellow student, has pleaded ... Full story

Reward Offered For Info in Charles County Killings

La PLATA, Md. - The Charles County Sheriff's Office says rewards of up to $6,000 are being offered for information about a slaying in La ... Full story

Evidence Dispute in Germantown Murder Case

There is an evidence dispute in the case against the man accused of killing his estranged wife and her 11-year-old son.   Curtis Lopez is charged with ... Full story

Peter Lizon Denies Enslaving, Torturing Pregnant Wife

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) - While her husband returned a rototiller to a West Virginia rental shop, a limping woman sneaked into another part of the ... Full story

Police Shoot And Kill Man at Olney

OLNEY, Md. - Police shot and killed a man after a confrontation at an Olney restaurant.It happened at the Urban Barbecue on Olney Sandy Spring ... Full story

Fire at Montgomery County Barber Shop Is Bizarre

Police are investigating a suspicious fire at a Montgomery County barber shop.The fire happened at the Ebony Barbers shop on the 900 block of Bonifant ... Full story

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